Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's administration announced on Wednesday that it would ban hydraulic fracturing in New York State because of concerns over health risks, ending years of debate over a method of extracting natural gas.
SINGAPORE: Oil prices edged higher in Asia today after data showed US stockpiles dipping, while the Federal Reserve indicated interest rates would not be hiked until the middle of next year.
The Zions Bank Wasatch Front Consumer Price Index decreased 0.2 percent from October to November on a non-seasonally adjusted basis.
FedEx's second-quarter earnings soared 23 percent, but it missed Wall Street forecasts because of a lower-than-expected benefit from falling fuel prices.
Dec. 8, 2014: Supporters of Aam Aadmi (Common Man) Party (AAP) hold placards during a protest after a woman was allegedly raped by a driver from ride-booking service Uber in New Delhi, India.